7 On Your Side
FTC to crack down on car rentals not following recalls
The nation's largest rental car company is being pressed to fix vehicles under recall before renting them out.
Consumer groups are asking the Federal Trade Commission to crack down Enterprise Holdings, Inc., That's the company that owns Enterprise, National and Alamo.
The groups want the company to stop renting cars that have been recalled, but not yet fixed.
Enterprise says it parks vehicles when recommended to by manufacturers and grounded more than 30,000 vehicles in connection with the Toyota recalls.
The Senate is threatening legislation if the rules are not changed.
FTC, 7 on your side
- SJ store owner get $1M for selling winning ticket 53 min ago
- Behind-the-scenes: Saying farewell to 'The Stick'
- 11 injured in oven explosion at Santa Rita Jail
- Fire at metal plant doesn't help hazy skies
- SFPD search underway for suspects in ATM heist
- Georgia woman has 1 of 2 winning lottery tickets 55 min ago
- Richmond council votes for foreclosure prevention plan 9 min ago
- Food bank hands out hundreds of hams to families
- 'Mary Poppins' among 25 US films to be preserved 4 min ago
- Winter Spare the Air Alert called through Wednesday
- abcnews: Justin Bieber says 'I'm Retiring' from music
- Bay Area New Year's Eve fireworks and events
- roundup: Stolen ATM recovered; SF shooting 43 min ago
- weather: Bay Area weather forecast for Wednesday